Art is a personal gift that changes the recipient. The medium doesn’t matter. The intent does. ― Seth Godin, Linchpin: Are You Indispensable? So, I read a lot of Seth Godin’s writing lately. Admittedly this had more to do with my job rather than my writing. Seth writes extensively about being indispensable in the workplace (yuk, yuk, I know). But for those of us … Continue reading Why Your Writing is a Gift – even if you charge for it
And books, they offer one hope — that a whole universe might open up from between the covers, and falling into that universe, one is saved. Anne Rice, Blackwood Farm Continue reading On Books: Anne Rice
You’re always you, and that don’t change, and you’re always changing, and there’s nothing you can do about it. Neil Gaiman, The Graveyard Book Continue reading On Change: Neil Gaiman
As the dust begins to settle on the recent Brexit vote, I am writing from in between a rock and a hard place.
After all, I am in the business of imagining the kind of big, world-changing developments that make up alternative histories. Just never thought I’d live to see one.
Writing is a kind of magic, too. Inkheart, Cornelia Funke Continue reading On Writing: Cornelia Funke